Every great student needs a great mentor. Johnny Truong says he was fortunate to have one relatively early on. “I had a really great high school chemistry teacher who thought I could do a lot more than what I was doing, so she sent me off to a summer program for chemistry students,” he says.… more »
It’s shaping up to be a busy year for Aiesha Grant. Right now, she’s juggling her studies at Georgia State with an externship in the neonatal intensive care unit at Piedmont Hospital. She’ll graduate next month with a degree in respiratory therapy, and by the fall she’ll have added a new baby to her household.
This article is part of Generation Georgia State, a series that highlights the academic, personal and career accomplishments of Georgia State students, alumni, faculty and staff who are the first in their families to attend college.
At 50, Jerri Mann is the oldest student in the classroom. She has children the same age as her… more »
Religious Studies is one of the newest departments on Georgia State’s campus — it’s only existed as a separate department for eight years and only had its own alumni advisory board for three. Yet those alums have wasted little time in creating the department’s first endowed scholarship.
“These are people who provide some general… more »